Founded in 1989 by John Lynch and business partner George Barton, Northumbrian Roads specialise in the delivery of new build and resurfacing works.
The company works on contracts ranging from small schemes to large projects and count the Highways Agency amongst its list of clients.
Northumbrian Roads workforce is fully qualified to meet NVQ standards, with surfacing works accredited to meet the National Highway Sector Scheme 16. Services include, planning, groundworks, surfacing, haulage and the installation of blacktop materials.
The company currently operates long term maintenance contracts with both Sunderland City Council and South Tyneside Council. In addition, Northumbrian Roads has long standing working relationships with Barratt Homes, Gentoo, Tesco and Holiday Inn Hotels.
More recently, Northumbrian Roads were pleased to announce they had won the latest Priority Schools contract with Sir Robert McAlpine. The contract will involve surfacing works for roads, footpaths and playgrounds for schools including Ian Ramsey School, Hilltop School, King James Academy School and Durham Trinity School, amongst others.
A spokesperson for Northumbrian Roads, said:
“Our company’s vision is to continue to be the most progressive road surfacing company in the north of England. To achieve this we are never afraid to take a good look at ourselves. We adopt a bold approach towards our business direction and remain focused on our values.
“We have a bespoke performance measurement system which promoted continuous improvement from within. This approach creates healthy debate amongst our employees with positive results.
“We encourage our customers to provide open feedback on our performance to enable us to act upon identified weaknesses in a proactive way. We are proud of the amount of repeat business we have and we put this down to being happy to listen to our clients’ feedback and accepting that we are human beings trying to exceed our clients’ expectations.
“Northumbrian Roads and all its employees are proud of its reputation for quality. Everyone at the company is committed to implementing all of its management systems. It is always our desire to exceed our client’s expectations and in order to meet their demands the company operates a quality system which meets the standard of ISO9001:2008.”
For more information about Northumbrian Roads, please visit: www.northumbrianroads.co.uk.